Elena Isinbaeva has won the gold and set a new WR in women’s pole vault
Elena Isinbaeva from Russia as expected has won the gold medal in women’s pole vault setting a new world record of 5.05.
She has broken the world record for the 24th time.
Jennifer Stuczynski from the United States won the silver medal and Svetlana Feofanova from Russia won the bronze.
Romania’s Sandra Izbasa won the gold medal in the women’s floor exercise.
The United States‘ Shawn Johnson and Nastia Liukin won the silver and bronze medals respectively.
China’s Cheng Fei who was one of the favorites for the event, but made some mistakes in her routine.
United States win gold in women’s eight - rowing
The United States have won the gold medal in women’s eight rowing. The Netherlands won the silver medal and three time Olympic champions Romania won the bronze.
REPELAER van DRIEL Roline
van RUMPT Annemarieke
de HAAN Annemiek
SERBAN Rodica Maria
Constantina Tomescu from Romania has won the women’s marathon in 2:26.44.
Catherine Ndereba from Kenya won the silver medal and Chunxiu Zhou from China won the bronze medal.
Romania wins gold medal in women’s pair rowing
Romania’s Georgeta Andrunache and Viorica Susanu won a gold medal in rowing, women’s pair.
China’s You Wu and Yulan Gao won the silver medal. Yuliya Bichyk and Natallia Helak from Belarus won the bronze medal.
Germany’s Britta Heidemann won the Olympic gold medal in the women’s individual epee event at the Beijing Olympics.
Heidemann defeated Ana Maria Branza of Romania. Ana Maria Branza won the silver medal.
Hungarian Ildiko Dr Mincza-Nebald beat China’s Li Na 15-11 to win the bronze medal.
China wins gold in women’s team gymnastics event
China has beat rivals, the United States to win the gold medal at the women’s team gymnastic event. It is the first time ever for China to win the event.
Athen’s and Sydney gold medalists, Romania have won the bronze medal.
Gold - China: 188.900 points
Silver - United States: 186.525
Bronze - Romania: 181.525